Subject: Re: [boost] [infrastructure] The vault vs. project hosting vs. Boost hosting?
From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-07-18 21:31:49
On 7/18/2011 4:17 AM, Klaim - Joël Lamotte wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 18, 2011 at 08:33, Thomas Heller<thom.heller_at_[hidden]>wrote:
>> ... How about getting the software and host a boost like
>> github/svnhub/mercurialhub whatever (provided we have the necessary
> Something like Rhodecode? (http://rhodecode.org/) This one isn't ready to be
> used with any other kind of repo than mercurial/hg, even if it's promising
> (I'm using it for private repos).
> So I think you would have to choose between:
> 1. use mercurial only (I guess it's not a real option)
> 2. contribute to rhodecode or another similar software to complete it for
> boost community needs
> 3. write your own repo manager
> It looks like none of those options would likely be done in short term.
> Maybe public hosting services could be a short-term solution while efforts
> are being done for a boost-community-managed service. That said, it's not a
> suggestion, just an observation.
I think this is moving in the opposite direction. We want to have less
management work, not more. So it seems like a big drawback, just so we
can have a single libraries index/catalog.
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